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Texas Medical Center

Pediatric Radiology


, TX

Alan E. Schlesinger, MD

Professor Emeriti

Baylor College of Medicine


School Education Degree Year
Northwestern University Medical School Program Fellowship Pediatric Radiology 1994
Boston University School of Medicine Residency Diagnostic Radiology 1984
Boston University School of Medicine Internship Internal Medicine 1981
Yale University - New Haven Hospital Medical School Doctor of Medicine 1980


Dr. Schlesinger has been a member of the medical staff of Texas Children's Hospital since 1995. His clinical interests include general body imaging in children. He has a special interest in skeletal dysplasias.

Academically, Dr. Schlesinger has published over 60 articlesof scientific literature and is active in the American Board of Radiology (in helping to prepare the Maintenance of Certification examination and as an Oral Board examiner) and in the American College of Radiology (in preparing the Pediatric Clinical Practice Improvement syllabus and the In-Service examination for radiology residents).


Organization Name Role
American College of Radiology Member
American Roentgen Ray Society Member
John Caffey Society Member Member; Board of Directors
Radiological Society of North America Member
Society for Pediatric Radiology Member, Society Historian, (former Member of Board of Directors)

Selected Publications

Schlesinger AE, Shackelford GD, Adcock LM. Hyperechoic Caudate Nuclei: A Potential Mimic of Germinal Matrix Hemorrhage. Pediatric Radiology 1998, 28:297-302.

* Texas Children's Hospital physicians' licenses and credentials are reviewed prior to practicing at any of our facilities. Sections titled From the Doctor, Professional Organizations and Publications were provided by the physician's office and were not verified by Texas Children's Hospital.